• Google is reportedly close to a $30 million annual deal with Australian media titan Nine Entertainment

    15 days ago - By Business Insider

    Alphabet CEO Sundar Pichai
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    Google has signed a $30 million deal licensing deal with Australia's Nine Entertainment.
    As part of the deal, users can access paywalled content for free via the Google News app.
    The agreement follows a tense few months of wrangling between Google execs and Aussie lawmakers.
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    Google has reportedly struck a $30 million deal with Australian broadcaster Nine Entertainment amid growing political pressure to rebalance the relationship between tech platforms and legacy media outlets...
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